“I stand ready to work with the USAF and Wisconsin Air National Guard to identify a different use for Truax Air Base that will improve the Air Force’s readiness and mission without significant interruption to surrounding neighborhoods and communities." — Rep. Mark Pocan
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"When school districts rush to reopen, even for the best of reasons, they must be checked and balanced with demands for safety protocols."
"It’s not just her embarrassingly tone-deaf approach to racial issues that makes Kerr’s campaign so unsettling."
STATE JOURNAL VIEW: New chief makes powerful case for greater transparency and accountability
"No distinction can, or should, be made between the man who urged a murderous mob to 'fight like hell' against the peaceful transfer of power and the senators who sided with him on Saturday."
"In anticipation of the primary, we note that three state superintendent of public instruction candidates have been securing significant support from around the state."
STATE JOURNAL VIEW: Keep the governor's order in place for now so schools can open, customers keep going to stores, and COVID is kept at bay
"To reward the insurrectionists and seditionists who attempted to overturn the results of the 2020 election with 'a seat at the table' is not politically necessary. Nor is it politically wise.'
STATE JOURNAL VIEW: Instead of massive fraud and irregularities, what the State Journal's investigation found was lots of attention to protecting the integrity of the Nov. 3 vote.
STATE JOURNAL VIEW: Wisconsin study, CDC research show in-person classes can safely resume
STATE JOURNAL VIEW: Credit governor and Senate for agreeing to solid COVID-19 relief package
"Republicans should be jumping at the chance to work with the governor on an issue they claim to care about. Instead, they're refusing to act."
"Fifteen Wisconsin legislators signed a Jan. 5 letter calling on Vice President Mike Pence to refuse to certify the 2020 presidential election results."
STATE JOURNAL VIEW: Madison is becoming an island of online-only classes that slow learning
"This is a moment for choosing between fascistic violence and American democracy."